* Our Team *
Eliot L. Buchanan
\ Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Eliot is responsible for defining the strategic vision and industry-changing innovation at Plastiq. He is a creator of disruptive business model innovation, and has been actively engaged in several ventures driven by that imperative.
A native Canadian, Eliot holds a BA in Economics from Harvard University.
Daniel J. Choi
\ Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer
Daniel is a driven creator and innovator committed to bringing the Plastiq vision to life. A true entrepreneur, he has developed an international web service business, mobile applications and award-winning business plans.
Daniel graduated cum laude from Harvard University with a BA in Computer Science and a secondary concentration in Economics. He lives in Boston.
\ Chief Revenue Officer
David is responsible for global revenue at Plastiq, and is recognized as a leader in the payment industry. Prior to joining the team, David held executive management positions at Moneris Solutions, American Express and Delphi.
A bilingual native of Montreal, David holds a BA in Political Science from Concordia University and lives in Toronto.
Michail B. Medvinsky
\ Chief Technology Officer
Michail is responsible for technology at Plastiq. His technology leadership spans more than twenty years and includes senior roles at Fidelity Investments as well as at several medical software start-ups.
A father of three, including twin girls, Michail has a BS in Computer Science from Northeastern University.
John F. Duncan
\ Head of Business Development
John leads new business development for Plastiq. He has an extensive background working in the payments, rewards, eCommerce and mobile spaces, and has held executive positions at First Data, Citi Bank and MasterCard.
John has BBA and MBA degrees from Hofstra University, and currently resides in New York with his wife and four children.
Sean R. Duhame
\ Vice President of Product
Sean is the Vice President of Product at Plastiq responsible for product vision and execution. His previous design, brand experience and product development positions include Abuzz, Walden Media, gamerDNA, and HubSpot.
Sean has a BFA in Communication Design from the Massachusetts College of Art, lives in the Boston area, and is the father of two - Liam and Connor.
Sasha P. Hoffman
\ Head of Strategy and Partnerships
Sasha is responsible for managing strategic partnerships for Plastiq. She has worked in the technology investment banking practices of Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Barclays Capital as well as the consumer investment banking practice of Lehman Brothers.
Sasha graduated summa cum laude from the University of California, Los Angeles with degrees in Economics and Accounting.
Brendan J. Carroll
\ Vice President Operations
Brendan leads operations and customer service teams for Plastiq. He brings category experience in managing financial operations for both multinationals and start-ups, including J.P. Morgan and Perkstreet Financial.
Actively engaged in the vibrant Boston start-up community, Brendan has a BA in Economics from the University of Massachusetts.